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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Monday, 10 August 2015 - 10:58am

It's well-known that many of the most successful people in the world are highly effective readers, that is, they read strategically with a clear purpose and focus. 

"President John F. Kennedy is perhaps the most famous speed reader. This is because he emphasised his intelligence and mental capacity during his campaigns and made it publically known that, having been a normal reader whose speed was approximately 284 words per minute, he had studied speed reading.

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Tuesday, 16 July 2013 - 5:35pm

Speed Reading It's a well known fact that many of the most successful people in the world are highly effective readers, that is, they read strategically. 

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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Friday, 12 July 2013 - 3:19pm

Successful people understand and manage the three basic elements of learning...

  • their Strategy for Reading
  • their Comprehension of what they're reading
  • and their ability to Recall and use information coming in.

When you understand how this three-legged stool of learning is enhanced you too will have the key to learning success.

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Tuesday, 6 August 2013 - 9:07am
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How to read effectively - speed reading is hard to do in this type of environment

Have you ever tried to read something really important while on the train and being constantly distracted by the noises around you? 

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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Monday, 30 April 2012 - 11:02am

Managing Information Overload with Mindwerx Managing Information Overload is without doubt one of the most important skills an individual can develop today. 

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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Wednesday, 11 January 2012 - 1:28pm

Back to School Here in the Southern Hemisphere (South Africa, New Zealand and Australia) there are a few more weeks before the new school year starts, while our Northern Hemisphere friends will be back from Christmas and New Years vacation very soon.

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Tuesday, 1 March 2011 - 12:38pm

The ability to study and learn is without doubt the most important skill you can have, and yet it is amazing how few people understand even the basics of good study.

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Friday, 24 December 2010 - 5:13pm

The Shortcut to Successful Studies for students, adults returning to study at any level,
and those attending corporate education.

With the increasing demand on everyone to know more and do more, whether at school or work, we are seeing so many people under stress to manage information overload. While all our programs help address this big challenge in some way, the demand for a tailored study skills program has been growing.

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Posted by: Derek Goddard on Friday, 1 January 2010 - 7:46am

We cannot believe what we’ve just been told. Bill has just said he wants 2010 to be the biggest year ever for people participating in Mindwerx and Buzan Centre: Aust/NZ programs.

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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Friday, 24 December 2010 - 5:23pm

Can you improve your intelligence?? 
Can we make ourselves smarter?

Can Mind Mapping, Memory Techniques and learning to Speed Read make you smarter?

Yes, Yes and Yes


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